Penn Medicine Certified Nurse Midwife 2 - Inpatient / Ambulatory Ob/Gyn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Certified Nurse Midwife 2 - Inpatient / Ambulatory Ob/Gyn
Job ID :97818
Job Category: Nurse Midwife
Specialty Area: Nurse Mid-wife
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: See Job Description
Penn Medicine Entity: Clinical Practices of University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Address: 3701 Market St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
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Position Description :
The Department of Ob/Gyn is in search for an Certified Nurse Midwife.
This role will have a combination of inpatient and ambulatory responsibilities. For the inpatient side there will be two night shifts per week or (.60 FTE) and will provide cross coverage between the Perinatal Evaluation Center (PEC) and Labor & Delivery Unit at the Hospital of University of Pennsylvania. The remaining (.30 FTE) will be supporting the Ambulatory General Ob/Gyn practice Located at 3701 Market St. The role will have a dual reporting/evaluation structure to both the inpatient and ambulatory managers.
All midwives function under the guidelines designated by Penn Medicine medical staff guidelines and are credentialed through that body. The CNM is held accountable through a formal job description, through delineations of privileges and through their agreement with their collaborating physicians who have initiated a Collaborative Practice Agreement. All clinical work hours and associated requirements will be defined and managed under the direction of the collaborating physician/division designee, and within Human Resource guideline.
The primary role is to function as a full-scope Midwife providing independent and/or collaborative care within the department in accordance with its mission. The care will extend to uncomplicated gynecological and obstetric patients, as well as obstetrical patients and their newborns during the antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum periods in the hospital and or outpatient setting. The Midwife will also participate in teaching medical and midwifery students and junior residents the management of normal labor and delivery, and provide feedback regarding their performance. The CNM will project a positive image of Penn Medicine through excellent communication, teamwork, teaching and patient care skills, to support patients/families, facility personnel and Penn Medicine processes to ensure coordinated, efficient, and safe/quality care while providing an excellent experience.
Minimum Requirements :
Master's Degree Nursing and 2+ years of experience,
PA and /or NJ RN, CNM licensure
PA and /or NJ RN Prescriptive Authority
National Board Certification AMCB
BLS/CPR, as a healthcare provider as per the American
Heart Association for providers in ambulatory setting
ACLS/NRP For providers in acute care settings
The CNM must be reviewed by the Credentials
Committee and approved by the Medical Board
Additional Information :
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